Travel from Basel to Paris

Train, bus or fly from Basel to Paris?

TGV operates a train from Basel to Paris every 3 hours. Tickets cost $110 - $130 and the journey takes 3 hours 3 minutes. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Basel to Paris once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 8 hours 45 minutes. Eurolines CH also services this route 3 times a week.

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How to get from Basel to Paris

ModeDurationPrice
From Basel SBB train to Paris Gare de Lyon.3 h 3 min97€
From Basel St Johann train to Mulhouse Ville then train to Paris Est.5 h 55 min87€
From Basel, Basel central station bus to Paris, Paris.8 h 45 min52€
From Basel rideshare to Paris.6 h 34 min32€
From Basel drive to Paris.5 h 14 min75€
From Basel, Kannenfeldplatz line 50 bus to Mulhouse airport, fly to Paris Orly airport, then bus to Paris.2 h 46 min126€
From Basel, Kannenfeldplatz line 50 bus to Basel airport, fly to Paris CDG airport, then RER to Paris.3 h 58 min90€

How long does it take to get from Basel to Paris?

The train from Basel SBB to Paris Gare de Lyon takes 3 hours 3 minutes including transfers and departs every three hours.

Is there a direct train between Basel and Paris?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Paris Gare de Lyon. Services depart every three hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 hours 3 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Basel and Paris?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basel, Basel central station and arriving at Paris, Paris. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8 hours 45 minutes.

Operators from Basel to Paris

OperatorPhoneWebsite
TGV0033 892 353535TGV
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
French Railways (SNCF)+33 9 70 60 99 70French Railways (SNCF)
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
BVBBVB
Air FranceAir France
Le Bus Direct+33 810 81 20 01Le Bus Direct
Paris RERParis RER